Kristin Thorne
Kristin Thorne is a Long Island correspondent for WABC-TV's Eyewitness News.

Before joining the Eyewitness News team in January 2012, Kristin was a reporter at News 12 Westchester. Before that she worked at WHTM-TV ABC 27 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Kristin loves being involved with the Long Island community. She is a volunteer with Big Brother, Big Sisters of Long Island and with the Little Shelter Animal Rescue and Adoption Center.

Kristin graduated magna cum laude from Georgetown University in Washington, DC and earned her master's degree in broadcast journalism from the prestigious Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. She is the recipient of an Emmy Award and has received numerous Emmy nominations. She has also been honored with a regional Edward R. Murrow Award.

When she's not busy working, Kristin enjoys taking dance class, studying Spanish and exploring Long Island.

Kristin lives on Long Island with her husband, two children and their Corgi Max.

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Lilian Oliva-Santos said her son Kerin Pineda went missing in May 2016. She said the Freeport High School student was talking with a girl on Facebook who told him to meet her in a wooded area.
Authorities say the woman first held up the Family Dollar store in Farmingville on September 23, while the most recent robbery was Tuesday night at the Dollar Tree on Horseblock Road in Medford.
The class action lawsuit alleges the plaintiffs have been exposed to high levels of PFCs and are now at an increased risk of severe health issues, including liver and immune diseases, changes in thyroid hormones, and kidney and other cancers.
Two boys on Long Island are fighting to be part of the girls' gymnastics teams at their respective high schools.
It's one of the largest investigations of its kind in the town in recent history, officials tell Eyewitness News.